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Hobonichi – 2023 Weeks, Hiroko Kubota: Aurora Duty


The iconic Hobonichi Weeks 2023 is now available at Nishura East!

Hiroko Kubota illustrated this design of a polar bear putting auroras onto the night sky. The back of the cover features another bear. The foil press of the year 2023 uses aurora foil. This design is exclusive to the English Weeks.

  • Language: English
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Paper: Tomoe River paper – Thin & light-weight paper.
  • Start of Week: Monday
  • Yearly Index: Jan – Dec 2023 (2 Pages)
  • Monthly Calendar: Dec 2022 – Mar 2024 (32 Pages)
  • Week-to-view Layout: 28th Nov 2022 – 31st Dec 2023
  • Graph Paper Size: 3.55 mm
  • 75 Gridded Memo Pages

Please Note: Item excluded from all promotions

About the Artist

Illustrator. Graduated from Setsu Mode Seminar and MJ Illustrations. Uses acrylic gouache etc. to draw landscapes, people, and animals. Also creates prints from time to time.

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